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Fingerpricks: An Interview with Haidee Soule Merritt.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, Psychosocial Support, Real Life Diabetes By March 31, 2016 Tags: , , , , 4 Comments

Haidee Soule Merritt has the uncanny ability to illustrate what’s going on in the minds of many people touched by diabetes, and she’s sharing her talents yet again in her second book, Fingerpricks, Volume 2.  It’s not that her cartoons are just good, but they are poignant and insightful and have a way of seeing diabetes through a very specific,…


Miriam E. Tucker – It’s Your Life!

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community By January 3, 2007 Tags: , No Comments

Journalist?  Diabetic?  Potential hot-air balloon enthusiast?  Miriam E. Tucker has been a type 1 diabetic since 1973.  A full-time medical reporter by day, she covers diabetes news for doctors. Her fantastic freelance work has been featured in The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, and Diabetes Forecast magazine.  Miriam agreed to subject herself to a handful of questions.  (Brave girl.) Kerri:  When were you diagnosed with diabetes?  What were the circumstances?…